Alan Knightley has been in an unexplained narcoleptic trance but Darkus has a has learned A LOT about the art of detection. Which is handy, because when his dad suddenly wakes up, all hell breaks loose. Soon they are embroiled in a brilliantly ludicrous conspiracy involving an evil group of villains, some crazy car chases, and a book with the power to make people do terrible things.
"Sherlock Holmes" meets "Dirk Gently" with a touch of "Doctor Who" in this major new detective series for fans of Eoin Colfer. Crime fighting duo Knightley and Son are in for a challenge as they encounter a mystery that gets weirder by the minute, a book that makes its readers commit terrible crimes, and a sinister organisation known as the Combination. Ages: 9-11yrs.
Sherlock Holmes meets Dirk Gently with a touch of Doctor Who - this brand-new comedy thriller delivers big laughs and big adventures with real heart